Preacher’s Point: Are you spiritually naked?

Preacher’s Point: Are you spiritually naked?

The seven churches of Revelation are a fascinating study. Four of the seven churches God has some compliments and some ridicule. Two of the churches, ...

January 27th, 2019 |  


Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

The 2019-2020 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 9, acco...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

The great philosopher Dizzy Dean once said, “It ain’t braggin’ if you can do it!”With that thought in the back of my mind, I c...

January 20th, 2019 |  



Local implications of the shutdown

It is now day 28 of the shutdown and many social service agencies are feeling a financial pinch and considering cuts until the government reopens. Sev...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Every Christian should study the Bible. If all you are getting are a few verses and a page or so of commentary (this column, for example) from time to...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Man caught committing multiple violations

Man caught committing multiple violations

A Holmes County man pleaded no-contest to five wildlife violations in Coshocton Municipal Court on Thursday, Dec. 13 and was ordered to pay $27,904.46...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

2019 is upon us. Throughout the course of next year, as in all years, we will experience highs and lows. We will shed some tears, tears of joy, tears ...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Baby Jesus, so soft, tender and helpless; a newborn; much like every other baby, yet unlike any other child in all of history.Like any other child, He...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Deer numbers still down from last year

Deer numbers still down from last year

Ohio’s hunters checked 9,625 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2018 two-day deer-gun hunting season, Dec. 15-16, according to the Ohio Depar...

December 20th, 2018 |  


I miss Christmas cards

I miss Christmas cards

I rarely long for the “good old days.”That’s not my style.But I do sometimes think about the past and the millions of decisions made...

December 12th, 2018 |